United Arab Emirates Trade & Investment Summary
U.S. goods exports to United Arab Emirates in 2022 were $20.8 billion, up 22.2 percent ($3.8 billion) from 2021 but down 8 percent from 2012. U.S. goods imports from United Arab Emirates totaled $6.9 billion in 2022, up 10.0 percent ($628 million) from 2021, and up 206 percent from 2012. U.S. exports to United Arab Emirates account for 1.0 percent of overall U.S. exports in 2022. The U.S. goods trade surplus with United Arab Emirates was $14.0 billion in 2022, a 29.2 percent increase ($3.2 billion) over 2021.
U.S. foreign direct investment (FDI) in United Arab Emirates (stock) was $16.9 billion in 2022, a 5.5 percent increase from 2021. U.S. direct investment in United Arab Emirates is led by mining, manufacturing, and wholesale trade.
United Arab Emirates' FDI in the United States (stock) was $22.6 billion in 2022, up 6.8 percent from 2021. United Arab Emirates's direct investment in the U.S. is led by manufacturing, wholesale trade, and information services.